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Associate Director of Pharmacy Analytics - Eden Prairie, MN

UnitedHealth Group

Eden Prairie, MN
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749528 Associate Director of Pharmacy Analytics Eden Prairie MN

Associate Director of Pharmacy Analytics - Eden Prairie, MN (749528)

Position Description

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. You'll help improve the health of millions. And you'll do your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage the OI pharmacy trend analytics group dedicated to supporting UHC Pharmacy

  • Perform quarterly trend forecast and track monthly trend performance as well as other key metrics of the fully insured book of business
  • Provide quarterly regional trend performance tracking

  • Provide insight and identify opportunity for the business based on trend forecast and trend performance

  • Identify issues / unusual trend and provide meaningful explanations and insights as well as help develop mitigation plan

  • Analyze / interpret the results of the analysis and develop appropriate conclusions and recommendations

  • Evaluate market events and business issues and quantify the impact on book of business

  • Support Ad Hoc pharmacy cost and utilization analytics

  • Collaborate with  stakeholders to identify and develop business questions for analytic investigation (e.g., utilization analysis)

  • Utilize applicable data / analytical tools to extract and analyze data (e.g., SAS, SQL, Excel, Tableau)

  • Compile and disseminate results of data analyses (e.g., data displays, PowerPoint decks, summaries

Required Qualifications:

  • BS or BA Degree

  • 7+ years of business experience with emphasis in financial analysis or other analytical functions.

  • 5+ years of experience in the Healthcare or Pharmacy field

  • Analytic expertise to identify relevant and actionable study components

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical audiences

  • Ability to organize work effectively and efficiently

  • SAS, R, Access or other statistical programming experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree

  • 3+ years of experience managing staff or leading a team

  • 2+ years of Pharmacy claims data experience

  • BS or BA in Health Economics, Statistics, Healthcare services research, Finance, Business, or related

  • PBM experience


Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)



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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



Job Keywords: Analysis, Pharmacy, SAS, R, Access, Statistical Programming, Claims Data, PBM, Management, Actuary, Actuarial, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

Job Details

  • Contest Number749528
  • Job TitleAssociate Director of Pharmacy Analytics - Eden Prairie, MN
  • Job FamilyOptumInsight Consulting
  • Business SegmentOptumInsight

Job Location Information

  • Eden Prairie, MN
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelDirector
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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